To view up to date labour market information on Bath and North East Somerset covering topics including economic activity, self-employment, qualifications and working patterns please visit;

visit the ONS local profile on NOMIS 

and the ONS page on Employment and labour market.


Economic Strategy Review 2014-20301

The B&NES economic strategy, first developed in 2010 and revised in 2014, sets out a number of strategic priorities and detailed actions covering 3 major themes of businesses, places and people. It was developed in partnership with the West of England Local Enterprise Partnership.

Click here to read the Economic Strategy Review 2014-2030

The vision is “Bath & North east Somerset will be internationally renowned as a beautifully inventive and entrepreneurial 21st century place with a strong social purpose and a spirit of wellbeing, where everyone is invited to think big – a ‘connected’ area ready to create an extraordinary legacy for future generations”

  • 1. B&NES Economic strategy review 2014-2030